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How did I get a yeast infection from having sex with condom? Little clumpy discharge light red vagina. Can condoms do that? Didnt have problemstillsex

You may. You may have a latex allergy. Please see your dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options. You may also have to see your gynecologist to get this solved. Read more...
Yeast Infections . Yeast infections are not stds. They are not contagious in general, but are about the environment of the skin infected. Usually yeast infections are easily treated and not of great concern. Read more...

I think I have a yeast infection, I have chunky discharge, itchiness, and swollen vagina hurts during sex, what treatment should I use?

Imidazoles. for intravaginal application are available over the counter for use at the consumer's discretion. Vulvovaginal candidiasis (yeast infection) does typically have chunky curd-like discharge. One might consult their primary physician to confirm the diagnosis as there are other causes of vulvovaginosis if otc medication fails. Read more...
Try an OTC "azole" This certainly sounds like a yeast infection. If you have had it before, professionally diagnosed, and the symptoms are similar, you can safely try an over-the-counter yeast medication. Look for active ingredient ending in "azole" (miconazole, clotrimazole, etc). All are equally good; you can choose the least expensive. See a doctor if no improvement after 3-4 days. Read more...

Treated already for a yeast infection. But now my vagina feels sore during sex. Something wrong? I'm on the IUD.

Get checked. Sometimes other infections can occur with a yeast infection. Or you may still have yeast that has not responded completely to the medication you used. Get checked before using anything else. Avoid sex until you feel fine and your check-up shows no infection. Avoid fragrances and harsh soaps, which irritate (unscneted soaps, lotions, creams, detergents. No fabric softeners). Don't over-scrub. Read more...